South Island only selling today with 13,000 bales on offer. The selection consisted of 35 percent average style fleece, 25 percent lambs good colour, 29.0 to 31.5 micron, mainly 3 inch, 20 percent good colour second shear 75/125mm and shorter and 15 percent associated oddments with 5 percent miscellaneous types. China main with support from the United Kingdom, Europe, Subcontinent and Australasian carpet mills.
32.0 to 34.0 micron 6.5% dearer.
35.0 to 39.0 micron firm.
All descriptions generally unchanged.
First lambs 3% dearer.
All descriptions mixed but generally firm.
15% Passed In.
North Island only offering 10,000 bales on 11th April.